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Secure, fast imap and pop3 server

Dovecot is an IMAP and POP3 server for Linux/UNIX-like systems, written with security primarily in mind. Although it is written in C, it uses several coding techniques to avoid most of the common pitfalls.

Version: 2.3.21 License: LGPL-2.1 GitHub
Maintainers jdberry
Categories mail
Platforms darwin
  • apns (Enable Apple Push Notification Service (APNS))
  • ldap (Enable LDAP support)
  • libstemmer (Use libstemmer for full-text search)
  • lucene (Enable lucene support)
  • mariadb (Legacy compatibility variant)
  • mysql57 (Enable MySQL 5.7 support)
  • mysql8 (Enable MySQL 8 support)
  • percona (Enable Percona (MySQL) support)
  • solr (Enable apache-solr support)
  • universal (Build for multiple architectures)

Subport(s) (1)

"dovecot" depends on

lib (7)
build (4)

Ports that depend on "dovecot"

Port notes

A startup item has been generated that will aid in starting dovecot with launchd. It is disabled by default. Execute the following command to start it, and to cause it to launch at startup:

sudo port load dovecot

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